During periods of flooding, carbon moves laterally through ecosystems with ease, as well as vertically.
A centre run by the Samburu Girls Foundation is tackling the issue of water shortages with a high-tech solution.
Several US cities are building waterfront parks rather than solid sea defences to try and prevent flooding.
Chennai is suffering a water crisis that has caused a debate about how to best deal with the challenges of providing clean safe water to everyone.
As climate change brings wilder weather in the Sahel - particularly worsening drought - planting crops able to stand up to extremes can help avert a range of crises.
The app hopes to reduce the amount of single-use plastic by encouraging users to reuse their plastic bottles, instead of buying more.
Companies that extract water from the air could be set to go mainstream, offering a solution to landlocked regions or areas stricken by natural disaster.
A new paper from the European Commission's Joint Research Centre says that water will become a key cause for conflict in the future.
ETH Professor Eberhard Morgenroth has developed a recycling station that reuses water from showering, bathing or handwashing.
This year 275,000 people have been displaced by water shortages, according to UN reports.
The management of water is an essential public good and a natural monopoly. Getting it wrong can be catastrophic
Economic losses caused by drought in China will rocket to tens of billions of dollars per year if global warming breaches the limits set by governments in a 2015 agreement to tackle clima...
The United Nations has labelled water as a human right.
Yacouba Sawadogo, a farmer from Burkino Faso, is using "zai" to return barren land to its greener former self.
Agile water is the practice of optimizing water management, monitoring and reuse at all stages of the resource cycle.